The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Games in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Games over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gaming
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Games 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 2.33% - -
As % of the General category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £370 £319
% change year-on-year
-8.78% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £31.35 £31.63
% change year-on-year
-36.20% -0.86%
Games
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Brentford region.

General Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
18 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 41.86% 44.12% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 11
Average daily rate £463 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £37.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Games
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Games across the Brentford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Games Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

Games
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Games across the Brentford region.

Games Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

Games
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Robotlegs

Games
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford region citing Games also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Games. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Robotlegs
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree